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UPDATED: U.S. forces kill American, Italian hostages held by al-Qaida

UPDATED: U.S. forces kill American, Italian hostages held by al-Qaida

April 23rd, 2015 10:02 am by Associated Press

President Barack Obama said he took "full responsibility" for the counterterror missions and offered his "grief and condolences" to the families of the hostages.

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News Crime Regional & National
One dead after shooting in SE Tennessee

One dead after shooting in SE Tennessee

April 23rd, 2015 9:45 am by Chattanooga Times Free Press

Whitwell is just west of Chattanooga.

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News Local News Regional & National Education
School board readies budget for City Commission, cites lack of state and federal funding

School board readies budget for City Commission, cites lack of state and federal funding

April 23rd, 2015 9:37 am by Tony Casey

In a dress rehearsal of the budget presentation they will make to the Johnson City Commission at 4 p.m. on April 30, the Johnson City Board of Education made additions, alterations and clarifications in exactly how its members will the case for asking for

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News Local News Education Health
Earth Day: Johnson City health center growing aid for underinsured

Earth Day: Johnson City health center growing aid for underinsured

April 23rd, 2015 9:30 am by Gary B. Gray

The Johnson City Community Health Center Wednesday celebrated Earth Day with the groundbreaking of its community gardens, aimed at growing and harvesting produce for those who don't have the resources to do so.

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Johnson City's Water/Sewer Services celebrates Earth Day with decade of upgrades

Johnson City's Water/Sewer Services celebrates Earth Day with decade of upgrades

April 23rd, 2015 9:27 am by Gary B. Gray

Johnson City's Water and Sewer Services marked the 45th anniversary of Earth Day Wednesday by informing the public of its upgrades and plans to keep the environment clean and safe.

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Crime
Roan Mountain woman charged with 16 counts of ID theft in Johnson City

Roan Mountain woman charged with 16 counts of ID theft in Johnson City

April 23rd, 2015 9:26 am by Staff Report

Video surveillance recordings led Johnson City police to arrest a Roan Mountain woman Wednesday on numerous counts of identity theft and theft resulting from debit card transactions, police said in a news release.

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Community Local News Business & Technology
Mitch Cox to renovate, donate former school to Coalition for Kids

Mitch Cox to renovate, donate former school to Coalition for Kids

April 23rd, 2015 9:13 am by Sue Guinn Legg

Coalition for Kids received the largest gift in its history Wednesday with businessman Mitch Cox's announcement his company will buy, renovate and donate the former Tri-Cities Christian School property to the faith-based after-school and summer program fo

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Columns Outdoors Running Around
Tony Casey

East Tennesseans, don't treat your best friends like that

April 23rd, 2015 9:04 am by Tony Casey

"The greatness of a nation can be judged by the way its animals are treated," once said Mahatma Gandhi.

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UFO expert to lead other-worldly discussion at ETSU

UFO expert to lead other-worldly discussion at ETSU

April 23rd, 2015 9:01 am by Nathan Baker

Since the birth of human consciousness, man has peered into the beyond for a sign, an indication from another being to let him know he is not alone in this life and this universe.

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Sports High schools
Lady Cyclones end Unicoi's streak

Lady Cyclones end Unicoi's streak

April 22nd, 2015 10:24 pm by Douglas Fritz

Led by a pair of freshmen, Elizabethton ended Unicoi County's 41-game Three Rivers Conference softball winning streak with a 4-2 decision at the Lady Cyclones' field Wednesday.

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